THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Patricia L. Salesky
Issue Date: January 15, 2014
Patricia Patti Louise (DeCloux) Salesky, 85, of Coleman passed away on Sunday, Jan. 12.
Born in Oconto to the late Earl and Genevieve (Ahlborg) DeCloux on Oct. 13, 1928, she married Clarence Salesky Nov. 20, 1948. He preceded her in death July 19, 2006.
She was a wonderful daughter, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt and friend. She enjoyed helping on the farm and raising her girls. A member of First Baptist Church in Pound, her gift was her hospitality, providing meals to relatives, friends, hired help, pastors, missionaries and preachers.
She is survived by three daughters, Mary Salesky, Joan (Harold) Patz and Cindy (Jon) Boehm; nine grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Peter DeCloux.
Relatives and friends may call at First Baptist Church, Pound Thursday, Jan. 16 from 10 a.m. until time of the funeral service at noon with Pastor Jarred Edgecombe and Pastor Daniel Patz officiating. She will be placed to rest at First Baptist Cemetery, Pound. Rhodes Charapata Funeral Home, Coleman is assisting the family.